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Earring

This earring is formed from an open loop of wire.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 546 A. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 0.1 cm (13/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.1515

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs